Thursday in photos

April 18: Mo Farah, the rolling hills of Germany, leaps and bounds

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A man throws palm-frond brooms, a symbol of the new All Progressive Congress party, at a rally in Lagos, Nigeria, on Thursday, April 18, 2013. Three opposition political parties in Nigeria are creating a single, unified front to challenge the oil-rich nation's leaders ahead of the next presidential election. Together, the new All Progressive Congress party could pose the first serious political challenge to the ruling People's Democratic Party, which has controlled Nigeria since it became a democracy in 1999. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
Photo by Jon Gambrell
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